There are lots of activities in Thailand, jet skis, water skiing, you have many places to visit, temples, gardens, markets or just relax on the beach doing nothing.

There are a million things to do and see in Thailand. Here to get bored is impossible!

Enjoy the water

  • Kitesurfing – This sport has gained much popularity in recent years in Thailand, you can enjoy different spots with light wind. Ideal for learning or foiling

Activities in Thailand like kitesurfing

  • Wakeboarding – In Thailand wakeboarding is very popular, for this reason there are different places and parks where you can have fun, practice or learn
  • Paddle (SUP) – When there is no wind for kitesurfing, Stand Up Paddle is certainly a perfect alternative. You can relax in the flat waters or if you like the action more, surf the small waves
  • Kayak – Another way to get in touch with the water is to do some guided kayaking in some areas, islands and surroundings of Thailand. It’s an adventure!

Activities in Thailand such as kayaking in the islands

  • Diving – The shores of Thailand are a haven for scuba-diving travelers and anyone who wants to get started. You can have visibility up to 20 meters above the coral formations, with which you will not miss a single detail of the impressive flora and fauna that lives under the sea
  • Boat Trips – Hua Hin offers several boat trips to see the nature of the rivers or the sea. One of the famous trips is a cruise to Sam Roi Yod National Park to feed the monkeys or swim in the clear waters. On the way back, fishing is possible and on a good day you can see dolphins in the sea
  • Floating markets around the country – One of the main attractions where you can buy fresh food, eat local food or just enjoy the ride

Activities in Thailand. Floating markets throughout the country

Do go without

  • Horse riding – Why not take a ride on a horse? The weather conditions are ideal all year round. The breeze makes riding very fresh
  • Trying the local cuisine – Do not miss the opportunity to try authentic Thai cuisine with its wide variety of dishes
  • Thai Massage – Thailand has everything about the world of SPA (Beware! In many of the places you have other types of massage even when there are no sweet girls offering their services or when it seems all very professional you can get a massage with “happy end”)
  • Trekking – Take the night train to Chiang Mai from Bangkok and wake up among some of Thailand’s highest mountains, perfect for a few days of jungle trekking.
  • Golf – Golf fields are designed by professionals like Jack Nicklaus, Nick Faldo and Greg Norman. That’s why, Thailand has modern facilities with excellent infrastructure, which is why it has become a number one attraction for golfers. All year round you can play with optimal conditions and a pleasant tropical climate
  • Climbing – Climbing in Thailand began to take place in Koh Phi Phi, but from there it passed in particular to the Pha-Nang peninsula and later to the outskirts of Bangkok and Chiang Mai.

Climbing on Tonsai Beach

  • Mountain bike – Chang Mai has many tracks for bicycle enthusiasts who would like to travel the region
  • Skyrider – This is one of those activities that will take your breath away. From the sky you will have the best panoramic view of the city, it may be the most fascinating experience of your life
  • Botanical Gardens – Botanic gardens should be part of the list of things to see when traveling, at least for those who want to enjoy beautiful and unique places with thousands of species of plants and trees. In Thailand you have one of the most beautiful gardens in the world

Activities in Thailand like visiting the Nong Nooch botanical garden, Pattaya

  • Visit the national parks – There are many national parks to visit such as

Kao Yai, north of Bangkok, covers 540,000 acres of forest, jungle and meadow in different hills. This is an area of ​​great beauty and life within its borders, tigers, bears, elephants, monkeys and many species of birds and butterflies.

Khao Sok, in southern Thailand, is home to the oldest evergreen tropical forest in the world. Discover it on foot with a hiking trail or join a jeep safari through the jungle, to see local wildlife such as gibbons (a kind of small monkeys), wild deer and wild pig.

Khao Sok National Park in Thailand

Participate in local sports

  • Boxing – Get involved with the local Thai boxing sport. There are many rings around Bangkok such as Sasiprapa Muay Thai gym at Bang Kapi, Sor Vorapin Muay Thai at Phra Nakhon and Bangkok Fight Club, which offers MMA, boxing, jiu-jitsu and muay thai
  • Muay Thai (Thai kickboxing) – It is possible to practice and compete in muay thai as well as attending events. World title fights are held from time to time in Bangkok. On Sundays at noon you can watch free matches in the Channel 7 television

Although the beauty of Bangkok is not comparable to that of many of Thailand’s natural spaces, the capital of the country also offers endless possibilities of leisure for all tastes and pockets.

To enjoy in the Bangkok area

  • Khao San Road
  • Soi Cowboy Street
  • Royal Palace
  • Wat Phra Kaeo Temple – One of the most impressive architectural complexes in Southeast Asia, you will find the most sacred statue in all of Thailand: the Emerald Buddha
  • China Town
  • Wat Pho or Temple of the Reclining Buddha
  • Vimanmek Mansion

To enjoy in the area of Hua Hin

  • Arts and Crafts Centre
    The Phraya Nakhon Cave in Hua Hin, Places to visit in Thailand
    The Phraya Nakhon Cave in Hua Hin, Places to visit in Thailand
  • Golf Academy
  • Shopping centers like Blúport, Market Village, Venezia
  • Cicada Market
  • Cooking lessons
  • Phraya Nakhon Cave
  • Railway Station
  • Khao Takiab or Monkey Mountain
  • Teak Palace
    The train station in Hua Hin, places to visit in Thailand
    The train station in Hua Hin, places to visit in Thailand
  • Pranburi Park
  • Wat Huay Mongkol Temple
  • Wat Khao Krailas temple
  • Wat Khao Sanam Chai Temple
  • Tennis Tournaments
  • Black Mountain Water Park
  • Pae Mai Market

Some of the islands of Thailand

  • Koh Kood – 23 kilometers long, Koh Kood Island (Koh Kut) is in the southeast of Thailand. It has not yet been discovered by mass tourism
  • Koh Lanta (Lanta Yai and Lanta Noi)
  • Koh Lipe – Near the border with Malaysia. Party lovers will like Pattaya beach or Sunrise beach
  • Koh Nang Yuan – hree islands that are connected by a beach
  • Koh Phi Phi Lee – It is one of the most photographed places in Thailand, very popular with divers and quite tourist
  • Koh Similan – It is one of the largest island. It is part of the National Park
  • Koh Surin Nuea and Koh Surin Tai – The archipelago consists of five islands in the Andaman Sea, of which two are inhabited: Koh Surin Nuea and Koh Surin Tai, which are close together
  • Koh Tachai – About 50 km off the coast of Phuket, paradise for divers. Island very small, beaches do not abound, but there is one of 800 meters that looks like paradise
  • Koh Tao or the Island of the Turtles – Very popular among lovers of diving and snorkeling
  • Koh Wua Ta Lap –  It is part of the impressive Ko Ang Thong Mu National Park which includes a total of 42 islands which can be reached by ferry
  • Phuket – The largest island in Thailand, it is a must stop on any tourist route

Islands of Thailand, Phi Phi, the most photographed. Activities in Thailand

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